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SPARC's annual Live Art benefit concert June 2 features ’90s pop band Hanson. Read more

Music

SPARC's annual concert features Hanson, Jason Mraz and 'American Idol' contestant Shayla Winn Read more

Stage & Screen

Award-winning “Hamilton” star Leslie Odom Jr. speaks with SPARC students and the public for MLK Day Jan. 21. Read more

Stage & Screen

Ensure your child’s first theater experience includes more comedy and less drama. Read more

Living

Playing the lead role in SPARC's production of "Aida," a visually impaired teen finds the courage to face her own challenges. Read more

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A team from SPARC will lead a program celebrating inclusion at the Special Olympics 50th anniversary concert. Read more

Arts

The singer talks about the annual "Live Art" concert, his last (?) album and the name of his high school. Read more

Music

Students and stars share the stage at the annual performing arts benefit. Read more

Music

LIVE ART’s annual showcase from the School of the Performing Arts in the Richmond Community hits the Altria Theater June 11. Read more

Datebook

Two local speed skaters will compete at the Special Olympics World Winter Games in Austria, where a SPARC leadership team plans to direct a Live Art performance in the opening ceremony. Read more

News

On stage and in the community, a young Richmonder proves he's more than his disability. Read more

Sunday Story

After participating in a two-week residency, eight talented high school playwrights will bring their original one-act plays to the stage for the 27th annual New Voices for the Theater Festival of New Works, to be held at VCU's Shafer Street Playhouse Read more

Arts

Hometown theaters serve as a springboard for performing artists Read more

Features

The season of outdoor performance is, happily, upon us. "Twelfth Night" opens Saturday in the Richmond Shakespeare Festival at Agecroft Hall. The Richmond Ballet appears at Dogwood Dell and the Richmond Symphony plays Pocahontas State Park. Read more

Arts

In “Live Art: Blue” at Altria Theater on June 5, SPARC students share the stage with Grammy-winning blues musician Keb’ Mo’ and other guests. Read more

Datebook

After starring on Broadway, the Richmond theater alum explores the West Coast scene. Read more

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Photo by Elmo Thamm

A guide to summer outdoor concert season, in Richmond and around Virginia. Read more

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photo by Tom Topinka, courtesy SPARC

Directed and produced by the School of Performing Arts for the Richmond Community (SPARC), the June 7 "Live Art: Soul" show will feature SPARC students performing alongside the likes of Jason Mraz, Sara Bareilles, Mandy Moore. Read more

Arts

Richmond native Emily Skinner is coming home to play the title role in Mame, staged by the Virginia Repertory Theatre from Nov. 21 to Jan. 11, 2015. Read more

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